There are still openings in Strings Camp. We are auditioning students through the end of June. Email the director,, to set up an audition appointment.

Chamber ensembles and orchestras are organized by playing level and age. All students perform in a closing concert on Friday.

Please note: to participate students must have one year or more of private study and read at the level of “I Can Read Music” volume 2 or similar material. Auditions are required by all applicants including current Levine students and those who have attended Strings Camp in the past. This is necessary for creating ensembles and making repertoire assignments.

Friendly in-person auditions will be held at the NWDC campus, or students can make an appointment for an audition over Zoom. Please enroll only after auditioning. To schedule an audition please visit:

For more information, please contact Dr. Patrick LeStrange, Strings Department Chair, at (202) 686-8000 x1110 or

Please note: This experience will take place IN-PERSON, INDOORS. Students in this class must show proof of vaccination in order to participate. See the Return to Campus Guide for more info.


Chamber Music Coaching
Orchestra or Violin/Cello Ensemble
Master Class Lessons
Musicianship Classes
Special Guests
Solo Recitals
Final Concert on Friday


August 8 – 12, 2022

10:00am – 4:00pm
DC Campus: NW
10am – 11am Chamber Coaching
11:10 – noon Master Class
Noon – 1:00 Lunch and Solo Recitals
1:00 – 1:50 Musicianship class
2:00 – 3:00 Orchestra Rehearsal
3:10 – 4:00 Special Guest


Strings Camp


Aug 8, 2022 - Aug 12, 2022

Monday - Friday, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Tuition Assistance

Levine Music is dedicated to providing quality music education for all students, opening our doors to anyone who wants to learn music, no matter their ability or financial circumstances.